What we did on our holidays

Well, of course, it being a staycation I took my daughter Nim, to the woods as a special treat she drove the Land Rover through Strid to T’Bodgery.
A freeform stool needed some attention, so having soaked it in a warm bath for a couple of hours it was ready for re-working.

It turned out pretty well:

I had to take a few strips off an Elm stem I had lying about so it’s a mixture of bast that was already on the stool and some new stuff. It will look pretty homogenous once dried, here it is a day later, drying already:

Not sure what the green tinge is about!